Viola Allen will celebrate her 90th birthday with an open house from 1:30 to 4 p.m., with a short program at 2:30 p.m., May 25 at the Aurelia Community Center, 235 Main St., Aurelia, Iowa.

Cards may be sent to her at P.O. Box 35, Aurelia, Iowa 51005.

Viola has two sons, Mike and Judy Allen of Kingsley, Iowa, David and Linda Allen of Boerne, Texas, and daughter, Denise Twiford and Kent Husted of Sioux City. She has nine grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.